Data Matrix Barcode

A Data Matrix is a two-dimensional barcode format that efficiently stores alphanumeric characters. Data Matrix barcodes are often used for industrial applications because of their small size.

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Alternative to QR Codes

Data Matrix has started to replace QR Codes in certain deployments as it is not encumbered by patent issues, although it is not as recognizable by consumers as QR Codes.

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